Close of Play

  • Thu, 06 Jun - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 319/4 (AP Sheahan 74*, IM Chappell 68*)
  • Fri, 07 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 60/0 (JH Edrich 32*, G Boycott 26*)
  • Sat, 08 Jun - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 60/2 (RM Cowper 14*, KD Walters 19*)
  • Sun, 09 Jun - rest day
  • Mon, 10 Jun - day 4 - England 2nd innings 152/5 (RW Barber 29*, BL D'Oliveira 21*)
  • Tue, 11 Jun - day 5 - England 2nd innings 253 (110 ov) - end of match

Australia tour of England 1968 News

  • Slippery when wet

    Forty-one years ago rain almost saw an Ashes Test get away from England's grasp

  • D'Oliveira book wins award

    Peter's Oborne's 'Basil D'Oliveira - Cricket and Conspiracy: The Untold Story' has won the 2004 William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award